New chamber members
The Smithfield-Selma Chamber of Commerce has welcomed two new members.
Hairology Salon is a hair salon at 1640 E. Booker Dairy Road, Smithfield. Kayla Pounds is the owner. For an an appointment, call 919-205-1015.
You Define Art, a place where people can create art, is located at 3241 U.S. 70 East, Smithfield. Crystal Braswell is the owner. To learn more, call 919-795-4558.
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Johnston Community College has scheduled the following small-business classes. They’re free. For more information, call Pat Killette at 919-209-2015 or Shelley Gardner at 919-209-2572.
How to Write a Business Plan – 6-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13, at the Benson Conference Center, 303 E. Church St., Benson.
Financing Your Small Business – 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Benson Conference Center, 303 E. Church St., Benson. Topics include the business plan, financing options and tips for grant research and writing.
Fueling Your Small Business With $ – 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Johnston County Workforce Development Center, 135 Bestwood Drive, Clayton. Learn how to obtain small loans.
Beginning Bookkeeping & Recordkeeping for Your Small Business – 6-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6, at the Benson Conference Center, 303 E. Church St., Benson.
Understanding Your Business IRS Tax Obligations – 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, at the Johnston County Workforce Development Center, 135 Bestwood Drive, Clayton. Learn the specific tax liability for each type of small business.
Advertising and Marketing for Your Small Business – 6-9 Monday, Oct. 20, at the Benson Conference Center, 303 E. Church St., Benson.
2014 Business Expo
The Smithfield-Selma Chamber of Commerce will hold its 2014 Business Expo from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, at The Farm, 215 Batten Road, Selma. Booths are $250 for chamber members and $250 for nonmembers. To learn more, call Kelly Wallace at 919-934-9166 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.